A clear book on a Difficult Subject

Arguments  against Global Warming  are made by a wide spectrum of critics from Skeptics to Denialists.  There are probably fewer Skeptics than Denialists, but they have a greater influence on public opinion as they present their skepticism in reasonable scientific terms.   Denialists are strident, self-interested and unconcerned by obvious errors in their conclusions. . I recommend a …

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“Journey to the Future”

In Lewis Carroll’s book “Alice Through the Looking Glass“, Alice steps through a mirror into a land of make believe.  In “Journey to the Future”, Guy Dauncey’s recent work of fiction, Patrick Wu, the narrator in the book, sneezes and sixteen years in the future finds himself in a Vancouver that has made good on its claim to …

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A book that may change everything

This Changes Everything:  Capitalism v. the Climate is a book which we all need to read at least once. Read it I implore you! The book is an intimate chat with Naomi Klein discussing virtually every aspect of climate change/disruption, but first, a quote from Journey of the Universe by Brian Swimme and Mary Evelyn Tucker: “The evolution …

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